Édith Piaf

Édith Piaf
1915 - 1963

Édith Piaf  French Singer

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Édith Piaf was previously married to Théo Sarapo (1962 - 1963) and Jacques Pills (1952 - 1956).

Édith Piaf was in relationships with Douglas Davis (1958 - 1959), Charles Aznavour (1950), Marcel Cerdan (1948 - 1949), Marlene Dietrich (1947 - 1963), Takisz Menelasz (1946), Yves Montand (1944 - 1946), Paul Meurisse (1939 - 1941), Raymond Asso (1936 - 1939), Louis Dupont (personality) (1931), Henri Conte and John Garfield.

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French Singer Édith Piaf was born Édith Giovanna Gassion on 19th December, 1915 in Belleville, Paris, France and passed away on 10th Oct 1963 Plascassier, Alpes-Maritimes, France aged 47. She is most remembered for Her signature song: "La Vie en Rose".. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Édith Piaf is a member of the following lists: Capitol Records artists, French female singers and 1915 births.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating11 89 years, 7 months 10 years, 6 months 1 year
Married2 3 years, 8 months 2 years, 8 months 1 year, 8 months
Total13 89 years, 7 months 9 years, 3 months 1 year

Details

First Name Edith
Middle Name Giovanna
Last Name Piaf
Maiden Name Gassion
Full Name at Birth Édith Giovanna Gassion
Alternative Name The Little Sparrow, The French Billie Holiday, La Môme Piaf, Édith Lamboukas, Édith Pills, (The Little Sparrow), Édith Giovanna Gassion, Édith Piaf
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th December, 1915
Birthplace Belleville, Paris, France
Died 10th October, 1963
Place of Death Plascassier, Alpes-Maritimes, France
Cause of Death Liver Cancer
Buried Père Lachaise Cemetery
Height 4' 10" (147 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Short Stature, Mezzo-soprano vocals
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality French
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Her signature song: "La Vie en Rose".
Music Genre (Text) Cabaret, Torch songs, Chanson, Musical theater, Musical theatre
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1935–1963, 1935–63
Music Style Pop/Rock, Cabaret, French Pop, Torch Songs, Vocal Pop
Music Mood Elegant, Theatrical, Poignant, Plaintive, Dramatic, Cathartic, Intimate, Tense/Anxious, Hypnotic, Wintry, Gloomy, Sad, Sentimental, Reflective, Yearning, Melancholy, Nocturnal, Bittersweet, Passionate, Ethereal, Wistful
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Voice, Vocals
Record Label Pathé, Pathé-Marconi, Capitol (US and Canada), Capitol/EMI (US and Canada), Parlophone/WEA (2013–present)
Associated Acts Théo Sarapo, Jacques Pills, Yves Montand, Charles Aznavour, Georges Moustaki, Eddie Constantine, Les Compagnons de la chanson, Édith Piaf's voice
From the song "Hymne à l'amour"
Cup Size AA
Official Websites www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/edith_piaf, www.little-sparrow.co.uk/, www.allmovie.com/artist/edith-piaf-p106407
Father Louis-Alphonse Gassion
Mother Annetta Giovanna Maillard
Friend Amália

Édith Piaf (, ; born Édith Giovanna Gassion; 19 December 1915 – 10 October 1963) was a French singer-songwriter, cabaret performer and film actress noted as France's national chanteuse and one of the country's most widely known international stars.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Édith Piaf47 SagittariusSinger
French
Théo Sarapo34 AquariusActor
Greek
Douglas Davis31Artist
American
Jacques Pills64 CapricornActor
French
Charles Aznavour94 GeminiSinger
French
Marcel Cerdan33 CancerBoxing
French
Marlene Dietrich90 CapricornActress
German
Takisz Menelasz-
Yves Montand70 LibraActor
Italian
Paul Meurisse66 SagittariusActor
French
Raymond Asso-
Louis Dupont (personality)-
French
Henri Conte-
John Garfield39 PiscesActor
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MarcelleFemaleLouis Dupont (personality)

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Les amants de demain1959SimoneMovie
Música de siempre1958SingerMovie
French Cancan1955Eugénie BuffetMovie
Royal Affairs in Versailles1954Une fille du peupleMovie
Neuf garçons, un coeur1948ChristineMovie
Étoile sans lumière1946MadeleineMovie
Montmartre-sur-Seine1941LilyMovie
The Tomboy1936ChanteuseMovie

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halfgoofyhalfgoofyJun 24, 2019

shared a link: https://www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/edith_piaf

halfgoofyhalfgoofyJun 24, 2019

shared a link: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1334

halfgoofyhalfgoofyJun 24, 2019

shared a link: https://www.allmovie.com/artist/edith-piaf-p106407

beavi1966beavi1966Mar 4, 2015

la plus belle chanson d ' amour

beavi1966beavi1966Mar 3, 2015

great singer , beautiful voice

Tina OrrMay 21, 2008

I agree,there`s so much emotion in her voice that each song evokes different feelings,and takes you on a new journey through her amazing life.

laracroftlaracroftApr 10, 2008

Edith Piaf is an amazing singer. If you never been to Paris, listen to her songs, because that way you`ll feel Paris!


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